1978 Statistics

ALBERTA MAJOR BASEBALL LEAGUE

Only stats from the Red Deer Border Players available.


 
            ALBERTA MAJOR LEAGUE              G  AB  R   H  2B 3B HR SB  BB SO RBI   PCT
            Red Deer Border Players
1978  AMBL  McAusland Brian RD               13   2  0   1   0  0  0  0          0  .500
1978  AMBL  McLeod Don RD                    32 132 30  48   9  3  4 11          0  .364
1978  AMBL  Wodrich Don RD                   29 111 24  40   5  2  3  1         17  .360
1978  AMBL  Trevors Colon RD                  6  26  6   9   1  0  1  0          6  .346
1978  AMBL  Duncan Pete RD                   16  58 17  20   5  0  7  0         20  .345
1978  AMBL  Nelson Ken RD                    29 114 14  37   7  0  2  4         21  .325
1978  AMBL  Price Al RD                      31 121 19  38   7  1  9  1         31  .314
1978  AMBL  Becker Grant RD                  18  77 20  23   2  1  1  3          8  .299
1978  AMBL  Hendley Terry RD                 29  89 20  26   4  1  1  4         14  .292
1978  AMBL  Johnson Harold RD                 5  18  4   5   1  0  4  0          4  .278
1978  AMBL  Blasetti Ron RD                  32 116 17  31   5  0  0  0         15  .267
1978  AMBL  Hanna Blair RD                   27 100 12  25   6  0  3  0         14  .250
1978  AMBL  Papworth Bob RD                  12  38  7   9   2  0  0  1          4  .237
1978  AMBL  Harvey Mel RD                    14  43  6  10   2  0  1  0          7  .233
1978  AMBL  Peterson Jim RD                  13  18  2   4   1  0  0  0          1  .222
1978  AMBL  Foster Mike RD                   12   5  1   1   0  0  0  0          0  .200
1978  AMBL  Schneider Wayne RD               11  29  3   4   0  0  0  0          1  .138
1978  AMBL  Evans Rob RD                      7   8  0   0   0  0  0  0          0  .000
1978  AMBL  Gray Chet RD                      7   0  0   0   0  0  0  0          0  .000
1978  AMBL  Niedenfuer Tom RD                 5   2  0   0   0  0  0  0          0  .000
1978  AMBL  Vaughn Mike RD                    2   1  0   0   0  0  0  0          0  .000
Source : Red Deer statistician Harry Kuharchuk
            ALBERTA MAJOR LEAGUE         G GS CG   W  L   PCT   IP   H   R ER  BB  SO HB WP   ERA
            Red Deer Border Players (League)
1978  AMBL  Johnson Harold RD            1         0  0          0   0   0  0   0   1        0.00
1978  AMBL  Vaughn Mike RD               2         2  0         14   8   2  1   7  12        0.64
1978  AMBL  Becker Grant RD              1         1  0          6   7   3  2   1   6        3.00
1978  AMBL  Niedenfuer Tom RD            5         3  1         33  28  16 12  23  16        3.27
1978  AMBL  Foster Mike RD               8         2  2         45  48  21 18  18  50        3.57
1978  AMBL  Hendley Terry RD             9         1  3         44  51  31 19  19  28        3.86
1978  AMBL  Peterson Jim RD              9         2  3         45  48  27 23  31  13        4.63
1978  AMBL  Gray Chet RD                 6         1  0         17  19  14  9   8   5        4.67
1978  AMBL  McAusland Brian RD          13         4  6         62  91  56 39  21  42        5.63
1978  AMBL  Duncan Peter RD              1         1  0          6  10   6  6   0   7        9.00
Source : Red Deer statistician Harry Kuharchuk
  

 SASKATCHEWAN MAJOR BASEBALL LEAGUE

Regina catcher Andy Logan captured the 1978 batting crown hitting .452 to top Don Sasser of Eston. Logan, named the league's Most Valuable Player, also led the league in hits, 42, doubles, 15, and triples, 3. Sasser finished with a .444 average and Pete Maus of Moose Jaw was third at .412.  Doug Simon and Ross Mahoney, both of Regina, tied for the lead in home runs, each with 8.  Simon was tops in runs batted in, 28, just ahead of Mahoney's 25. Bill Bell, another Red Sox, was the stolen base leaders with 12 steals.

Rod Heisler of Moose Jaw was the top pitcher with a 5-0 won-lost record and a league best ERA of 2.11. Jack Wilson of Unity finished with a 5-1 mark and Jerry Wek of Saskatoon compiled the most strike outs, 95.


          SASKATCHEWAN MAJOR LEAGUE     AB  H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO HB RBI  PCT
1978 SMBL Logan Andy RGR 93 42 15 3 .452
1978 SMBL Sasser Don EN 81 36 .444
1978 SMBL Maus Pete MJD 85 35 .412
1978 SMBL Wilburn Gary UN 77 30 .390
1978 SMBL Simon Doug RGR 81 30 8 28 .370
1978 SMBL Kemp Roy SPL 87 32 .368
1978 SMBL Miller Glen UN 82 29 .354
1978 SMBL Senyk Doug RGR 77 26 .338
1978 SMBL Mahoney Ross RGR 95 30 8 25 .316
1978 SMBL Bell Bill RGR 95 30 12 .316
1978 SMBL Gergley Rich RGR 80 25 .313
1978 SMBL Giguiere Greg SPL 87 27 .310
1978 SMBL Brown Bob UN 80 24 .300
Source : Regina Leader-Post, August 2, 1978
EN=Eston Ramblers, MJD=Moose Jaw Devons, RGR=Regina Red Sox, SPL=Saskatoon
Patrick Liners, UN=Unity Cardinals

          SASKATCHEWAN MAJOR LEAGUE    G GS CG W L PCT IP H R ER BB SO HB WP ERA
1978 SMBL Heisler Rod MJD                      5 0                           2.11
1978 SMBL Wilson Jack UN                       5 1
1978 SMBL Wek Jerry SPL                                             95


MANITOBA SENIOR BASEBALL LEAGUE   

Bob Mazur of the Angusville Cardinals has captured the 1978 batting title for the Manitoba Senior Baseball League. Mazur finished the season with a .442 mark well ahead of runner-up Chuck Evans of Virden. Garth Jackman of Binscarth compiled an amazing .593 average but fell short of qualifying for the championship.  Mark Fisher, who led the league in home runs and runs batted in and tied for the lead in doubles, with 10, finished third.

Gerry Falk of Binscarth was the loop's top hurler with ten victories in eleven decisions. Ron Seafoot of the Riverside Canucks had a perfect 5-0 mark while veteran Grant Everard of the Canucks finished 6-1.



AVE :  Mazur ANG - .442 
HITS : Mazur ANG - 38
2B : Fisher RIV & McGehee ANG - 10
3B: Ready BR - 5
HR : Fisher RIV - 7
RBI : Fisher RIV - 29
   MANITOBA SENIOR LEAGUE          GP  AB   R   H  TB  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   TOP TEN
   Mazur Bob ANG                       86      38       9   2   1      24  .442
   Evans Chuck VIR                     67      28       5   2   3      22  .418
   Fisher Mark RIV                     87      36      10       7      29  .414
   McGehee Pat ANG                     82      33      10       2      20  .402
   Fallis Rod BIN                      83      33       6       3      23  .398
   Hodgson Glenn BIN                   76      30       6       1      14  .395
   Cameron Greg RIV                    68      26       4       3      17  .382
   Bullas Brian GV                     77      29       5   2   3      16  .377
   Lang Chuck BIN                      75      28       6       5      28  .373
   Leduchowski Gord BIN                71      26       8       5      28  .366
   McLachlan Roy BR                    71      26       6              13  .366
   ANGUSVILLE
   Mazur Bob ANG                       86      38       9   2   1      24  .442
   McGehee Pat ANG                     82      33      10       2      20  .402
   Stefanishyn Allan ANG                5       2                          .400
   Wowk Barry ANG                      86      30               5      19  .349
   Chuchmuch Lynn ANG                  81      28       5       2          .346
   Pushka Clinton ANG                  68      23                          .338
   Sidoryk Brian ANG                    3       1                          .333
   Haley Mark ANG                      78      26       6       2      24  .333
   Gallant Lorne ANG                   63      17       4       5          .270
   Chuchmuch Bob ANG                   52      14                          .269
   Katchin Glen ANG                    78      20               3      16  .256
   Kotelneski Marion ANG               16       4                          .250
   Reagh Roy ANG                       20       5                          .250
   Churchmuch Curnie ANG                8       1                          .125
   BINSCARTH
   Jackman Garth BIN                   54      32       7   1              .593
   Gies Don BIN                         9       4                          .444
   Fallis Rod BIN                      83      33       6       3      23  .398
   Hodgson Glenn BIN                   76      30       6       1      14  .395
   Low Ron BIN                          8       3                          .375
   Lang Chuck BIN                      75      28       6       5      28  .373
   Gies Dale BIN                       49      18       6       1      15  .367
   Leduchowski Gord BIN                71      26       8       5      28  .366
   Jackman Rob BIN                     72      20           1          12  .278
   Falk Larry BIN                      15       4                          .267
   Falk Gerry BIN                      47      12       6       1          .255
   Stainer Eric BIN                     5       1                          .200
   McCauley Brian BIN                  43       6               1          .140
   Shewchuk Ron BIN                    16       2                          .125
   Parton Reg BIN                      41       4                          .098
   Derlago Bill BIN                    14       1                          .071
   Falloon Ron BIN                      1       0                          .000
   Wasslen Bob BIN                      1       0                          .000
   Enerson Rod BIN                      3       0                          .000
   Chartier Tony BIN                    4       0                          .000
   Neville Garth BIN                    4       0                          .000
   Gray Sheldon BIN                     5       0                          .000
   BRANDON
   McLachlan Roy BR                    71      26       6              13  .366
   McFadyen Rick BR                    75      26       4   3   4      24  .347
   Davidson Wes BR                     16       5                          .313
   Keating Gary BR                     62      19                       7  .306
   Hlady Rick BR                       20       6               1          .300
   Ready Bert BR                       74      22           5              .297
   Hodgson Brian BR                    19       5                          .263
   Griffith Grant BR                   72      18                       6  .250
   Prysunka Ray BR                     37       8       4                  .216
   Cruise Rick BR                      14       3                          .214
   Dwyer Russ BR                        5       1                          .200
   Harvey Dale BR                      47       9                       9  .191
   Thompson Bob BR                     40       7                          .175
   Town Tom BR                         12       1                          .083
   MacKay Gord BR                      39       3                          .077
   Foster Dale BR                      16       1                          .063
   Anderson Lyle BR                     1       0                          .000
   Helwer Reg BR                        2       0                          .000
   McPhail Alex BR                      6       0                          .000
   Lane Gord BR                         6       0                          .000
   Pudlow Rod BR                        8       0                          .000
   Ross Dale BR                         9       0                          .000
   Keating Dave BR                     26       0                          .000
   DAUPHIN
   Hargas Mike DA                      21       7                          .333
   Rottman Dave DA                     24       8                          .333
   Morrison John DA                    52      17       3   2   2       9  .327
   Sheldon Roger DA                    49      15       3       1       7  .306
   Archambault Darcy DA                40      11                          .275
   Sigurdson Siggi DA                  59      16               1       8  .271
   Moldlinski Jim DA                   52      14                       8  .269
   Valcourt Leo DA                     52      12               1       7  .231
   Birss Sheldon DA                    61      13                          .213
   Hopfner Dale DA                     56      11                          .196
   Hopfner Brian DA                    51      10                          .196
   Smigelski Jerry DA                  16       3                          .188
   Rideout Dale DA                     54       8       4       1          .148
   McLean Brodie DA                     1       0                          .000
   NewtonAndy DA                        1       0                          .000
   Kerlin Terry DA                      2       0                          .000
   Valcourt Brian DA                    4       0                          .000
   GRANDVIEW
   Bullas Brian GV                     77      29       5   2   3      16  .377
   Deaver Jim GV                       78      24               1      10  .308
   Kalechyn Tony GV                    79      24       3              13  .304
   Ryshytylo Tony GV                   74      22               2      10  .297
   Ortynsky Deryl GV                   78      20                          .256
   Luhowy Don GV                       68      14                          .206
   Rasmussen Ron GV                    63      12               1       6  .190
   Reiss Glen GV                       38       6       3                  .158
   Ross Grant GV                       56       8                          .143
   Ortynsky Glen GV                    17       2                          .118
   Plewak Grant GV                     39       4                          .103
   Stogran Shane GV                     2       0                          .000
   McLean Dwight GV                     2       0                          .000
   White Roy GV                         3       0                          .000
   HAMIOTA
   Shaw Russ HAM                       31      13       5                  .419
   Labossiere Mike HAM                 73      25       6               5  .342
   Ramsey Wayne HAM                    77      23       5   2   4      23  .299
   Marabella Dave HAM                  39      10                       5  .256
   Ramsey Ron HAM                      84      20                       6  .238
   Smith Mel HAM                       65      14               2      12  .215
   Coulson Wes HAM                     80      17       4               9  .213
   Ashworth Hank HAM                    5       1                          .200
   Montague Brent HAM                  28       5                          .179
   Woods Ellis HAM                     48       8                          .167
   Meakin Ron HAM                      20       3                          .150
   McKague Cliff HAM                   69      10               1          .145
   Anderson Ian HAM                    22       2                          .091
   Knight Ron HAM                      16       1                          .063
   Holland Monty HAM                    2       0                          .000
   Lobban HAM                           4       0                          .000
   Anderson Dennis HAM                  5       0                          .000
   MCAULEY
   Free Mike MCA                       10       6                          .600
   Fowler Ed MCA                       21      10               2          .476
   Roundtree Handsom MCA               37      15                          .405
   Lowes Barry MCA                     12       4                          .333
   Poole Jamie MCA                      6       2                          .333
   Poole Wayne MCA                     83      25       5       1      12  .301
   Jamieson Barry MCA                  74      22       4       2      10  .297
   Zimmerman Ron MCA                   49      14               1          .286
   Lynd Terry MCA                      81      23           1   2       9  .284
   Lowes Dale MCA                      79      22       5              12  .278
   Larker Wayne MCA                    51      14               2       8  .275
   Coleman Toby MCA                     5       1                          .200
   Liefl John MCA                      32       6           1              .188
   Flynn Bill MCA                      82      15       4   1              .183
   Edmundson Bob MCA                   12       2                          .167
   Lee Graeme MCA                      33       5                          .152
   White Dick MCA                      15       2                          .133
   Lindsay Brian MCA                   15       2                          .133
   Rose Brian MCA                      31       4                          .129
   Peel Brian MCA                      12       0                          .000
   NEEPAWA
   Scranton Jim NE                     36      14           2   2          .389
   Peterson Blaine NE                  68      24       3               6  .353
   Williams Ed NE                      24       7       2                  .292
   Anderson Andy NE                    18       5                          .278
   Chapin Pete NE                      51      14               5      11  .275
   Coates Wayne NE                     61      14       2                  .230
   Davie Lawson NE                     72      14               3      11  .194
   Buchanan Rob NE                     67      13               2      10  .194
   Tkachyk Terry NE                    16       3                          .188
   Kaluzniak Gord NE                   48       9                          .188
   Schmall Don NE                      52       9               1          .173
   Asham Danny NE                      41       5               1          .122
   Brugger Wayne NE                    10       1                          .100
   Stewart Tom NE                      32       3                          .094
   Muirhead Brent NE                   12       1                          .083
   Hansen Brent NE                     13       1                          .077
   Lilley Lorne NE                      1       0                          .000
   Smith Rob NE                         4       0                          .000
   Suski Barry NE                       5       0                          .000
   RIVERSIDE
   Fisher Mark RIV                     87      36      10       7      29  .414
   Jenson Todd RIV                      5       2                          .400
   Cameron Greg RIV                    68      26       4       3      17  .382
   Beare Ed RIV                        22       8                          .364
   Williamson Bob RIV                  92      31       7   2   3      20  .337
   Hunter Dale RIV                     75      25           2   4      17  .333
   Gullett Bruce RIV                   86      26       6       1      21  .302
   Thomas Larry RIV                     7       2                          .286
   Cassils Danny RIV                   67      18                          .269
   Keller Wayne RIV                    43      11               1          .256
   Seafoot Cliff RIV                   69      17                          .246
   Everard Grant RIV                   34       8                          .235
   Seafoot Ron RIV                     55      12               1          .218
   Bell Craig RIV                      14       2                          .143
   SOURIS
   Davidson Gary SOU                   79      27       7   2           5  .342
   Palmer Tim SOU                       6       2                          .333
   Hurton Don SOU                      74      23       5               5  .311
   Furman Stan SOU                     72      20       3       2      17  .278
   Araujo Jerry SOU                    75      20                      12  .267
   Kurtenback Brian SOU                 4       1                          .250
   Walker Cam SOU                      63      14       4       4      14  .222
   Kontzie Keith SOU                   59      13               1       6  .220
   Moffatt Shane SOU                   60      13                          .217
   Bruels Ray SOU                      80      17       3       1       5  .213
   Murray Blair SOU                    17       2                          .118
   Campbell Gord SOU                   20       2                          .100
   Vertz Ken SOU                       48       4                          .083
   Charler Les SOU                      1       0                          .000
   Watson Wade SOU                      1       0                          .000
   Lovatt Dale SOU                      4       0                          .000
   Kontzie Roy SOU                      4       0                          .000
   VIRDEN
   Evans Chuck VIR                     67      28       5   2   3      22  .418
   Hartel Morley VIR                   51      15       3               6  .294
   Bohonis Rick VIR                    66      17       5       1       8  .258
   Harper Ron VIR                      20       5                          .250
   Bridgett Ted VIR                    32       8       3                  .250
   Dittmer Randy VIR                   60      14                          .233
   Buchy Ken VIR                       64      13                          .203
   Good Terry VIR                      70      14                          .200
   Kalynuk Perry VIR                   53      10                       7  .189
   Lowe Kerry VIR                      75      14       3                  .187
   Armstrong Bill VIR                  38       7                          .184
   Sando Gord VIR                      29       4                          .138
   Frazer Ed VIR                        1       0                          .000
   Polk Harman VIR                      6       0                          .000
   Source :  Brandon Sun, July 26, 1978 Unofficial
   MANITOBA SENIOR LEAGUE          G GS CG  W  L   PCT  IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO HB WP    ERA
   Falk Gerry BIN                          10  1
   Everard Grant RIV                        6  1
   McGehee Pat ANG                          6  5
   Deaver Jim GV                            6  6
   Seafoot Ron RIV                          5  0
   Jenson Todd RIV                          5  1
   Armstrong Bill VIR                       5  6
   Free Mike MCA                            4  0
   Webb Stan BR                             4  3
   Chapin Pete NE                           4  3
   Bruels Ray SOU                           4  4
   Hlady Rick BR                            3  0
   Araujo Jerry SOU                         3  3
   Chuchmuch Bob ANG                        3  3
   Marabella Dave HAM                       3  4
   Moldlinski Jim DA                        3  6
   Neville Garth BIN                        2  0
   Zimmerman Ron MCA                        2  0
   Holland Monty HAM                        2  1
   Ramsey Ron HAM                           2  1
   Haley Mark ANG                           2  1
   Hargas Mike DA                           2  1
   Liefl John MCA                           2  3
   Bullas Brian GV                          2  3
   Anderson Dennis HAM                      2  4
   Evans Chuck VIR                          2  4
   Scranton Jim NE                          1  0
   Falk Larry BIN                           1  0
   Leduchowski Gord BIN                     1  0
   Thomas Larry RIV                         1  1
   Hansen Brent NE                          1  1
   Davie Lawson NE                          1  1
   Enerson Rod BIN                          1  1
   McCauley Brian BIN                       1  1
   Fowler Ed MCA                            1  1
   Harvey Dale BR                           1  2
   Roundtree Handsom MCA                    1  2
   Luhowy Don GV                            1  2
   Larker Wayne MCA                         1  3
   Hodgson Brian BR                         1  4
   Keating Gary BR                          0  1
   Thompson Bob BR                          0  1
   Coulson Wes HAM                          0  1
   Frazer Ed VIR                            0  1
   Buchy Ken VIR                            0  1
   Walker Cam SOU                           0  1
   Suski Barry NE                           0  1
   Muirhead Brent NE                        0  2
   Peterson Blaine NE                       0  2
   Morrison John DA                         0  2
   Anderson Andy NE                         0  3
   Valcourt Leo DA                          0  4
   Vertz Ken SOU                            0  5
   Source :  Brandon Sun, July 26, 1978 Unofficial
 

MANITOBA SOUTH CENTRAL LEAGUE 

Wayne Coxworth of pennant-winning Deloraine captured the batting championship with a .560 average to top Garry Murray of Melita who finished with an even .500


   SOUTH CENTRAL LEAGUE MB         GP  AB   R   H  TB  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   Coxworth Wayne, Deloraine                                               .560
   Murray Garry Melita                                                     .500
   Caldwell Bob Deloraine                                                  .486
   Bambridge Colin Waskada                                                 .455
   Sterling Brian Tilston                                                  .441
   Warren Murray Deloraine                                                 .441
   Stewart Blair Waskada                                                   .423
   Murray Ian Lyleton                                                      .413
   Sterling Larry Tilston                                                  .395
   Sambrooke Lorne Deloraine                                               .382